Tag: 'Classique Legend'

Classique Legend

Classique Legend passes early test with Conghua trial win

Classique Legend has taken a small – but significant – step towards returning to competition with a soft trial win at Conghua on Monday (1...

Aethero pleases Fownes, Classique Legend continues to progress

Gun sprinter Aethero pleased trainer Caspar Fownes at Sha Tin yesterday morning (Tuesday, 23 February) as he ramped up his preparation toward a return to...
Punt Drunk - January 28, 2021

Punt Drunk: Bivouac and Nature Strip back on the track

Punt Drunk takes a look at the latest headlines in local and international horse racing, including Racing Victoria's new whip rules for the upcoming Country...
Punt Drunk horse racing news & views

Punt Drunk: Classique Legend flops in Hong Kong Sprint

Punt Drunk takes a look back at the weekend's top stories in horse racing, including Classique Legend's first-up failure in the Hong Kong Sprint...

Classique Legend Unplaced In HK Sprint

Australian sprint star Classique Legend has finished unplaced in the Hong Kong Sprint with honours going to Japanese raider Danon Smash.
Caspar Fownes

Fownes poised to unleash a potent Hong Kong International Races squad

The LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) preparation – both flawed and challenging – is complete, but Caspar Fownes won’t know the success of the operation...
Golden Sixty

Golden Sixty on target to add to imposing record in the Hong Kong Mile

Wary and respectful of world-class opposition, Francis Lui carries a characteristically understated sense of confidence into the Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Mile with Golden...
Classique Legend

Mixed fortune for Caspar Fownes

Classique Legend will have to defy LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) history after the joint world’s top-rated sprinter drew barrier one in the HK$22 million...
Punt Drunk horse racing news & views

Punt Drunk: Purton wins International Jockeys’ Championship

Punt Drunk takes a look at some of the top stories floating around the traps, including the latest out of Hong Kong heading into the...

Everest Winner Draws Rails For HK Sprint

Australian sprinter Classique Legend will jump from the inside barrier in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin's annual International meeting.
John Size

Size hopes history repeats on two fronts at the Hong Kong International Races

John Size is banking on Waikuku’s class to offset a lengthy absence from competition as the 11-time champion trainer prepares to launch an audacious tilt...
Classique Legend

Punt Drunk: Classique Legend falters in first HK trial

Punt Drunk brings you a no-BS account of the day's top stories, including Classique Legend's first HK test and the latest on the All Star...
Classique Legend

McEvoy Relinquishes Classique Legend Ride

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy has confirmed he won't travel to Hong Kong to continue his partnership with Classique Legend in the International Sprint.
Classique Legend

Clock ticks as Classique Legend trials towards his Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint tilt

Classique Legend took a crucial step towards his Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) tilt with his first Hong Kong barrier trial on the...
Inspirational Girl horse racing news

Punt Drunk: Inspirational Girl heads Kingston Town Classic field

Today's edition of Punt Drunk covers the full field for the Kingston Town Classic, as well as the Aussie star set to join Classique Legend...

Magical heads world class line-up selected for HKIR

Magical is among a stellar line-up of 45 horses selected for the HK$95 million LONGINES Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin on Sunday, 13...

No Decision On Hong Kong Trip For Mcevoy

Star jockey Kerrin McEvoy will wait as long as possible before deciding whether to travel to Hong Kong to continue his partnership with Classique Legend.
Classique Legend

Top sprinter Classique Legend steps out, Columbus on Cup mission

The world’s joint-highest rated sprinter Classique Legend completed his first piece of fast work on the Sha Tin dirt Tuesday morning (17 November) in preparation...
Classique Legend

Classique Legend touches down in Hong Kong

Classique Legend has landed in Hong Kong, with the AU$15 million The Everest (1200m) victor touching down in his new home ready for a tilt...

Mcevoy In Line For Sprint Ride On Legend

The Everest winner Classique Legend has arrived in Hong Kong and will be prepared for the Group One Sprint at the International meeting.
Admire Mars

Hong Kong International Races attracts strong nominations

The 2020 LONGINES Hong Kong International Races has attracted a bounty of stars among 162 nominated horses, with 61 Group 1 winners from 10 countries/regions...
Verry Elleegant

Spring Racing Review: Stars shine in Everest and Caulfield Cup

Two big Group 1 races were run and won on Saturday, with Verry Elleegant taking out the Caulfield Cup and Classique Legend dominating in The...

Australian Racing Lose Legend To Hong Kong

Classique Legend has run his final race in Australia, at least for now, with his Hong Kong owner Bon Ho keen to showcase The Everest...
Classique Legend

Octogenarian Trainer Scales The Everest

Classique Legend has given Australia's best sprinters a start and a beating with a scintillating performance in the $15 million The Everest.
Les Bridge

Classique Poised To Become Everest Legend

The oldest trainer at Randwick will be striving to win one of Sydney's newest feature races when Les Bridge saddles up Classique Legend in The...